jump across

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jump across

To traverse some length or the breadth of something by jumping or leaping. I told my brother to jump across, but he was too scared that he wouldn't make it all the way over the ditch. You'll have to jump across the gap between the two buildings.
See also: across, jump

jump across something

to leap over something that is broad rather than tall. The frog jumped across the puddle. Timmy tried but failed to jump across the puddle.
See also: across, jump